Republican and Democratic lawmakers have tussled over a GOP-backed spending bill that, if approved, would cut Federal funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). However, in a new video, a former executive of National Public Radio (NPR) claims that the media outlet would be better off without government support.
Maine has become the first State to receive an exemption to a key provision of President Barack Obama’s healthcare law. According to media reports, the Federal government has granted the Pine Tree State a three-year waiver on the requirement that health insurers must spend at least 80 percent of premiums on patient care.
Gasoline prices have skyrocketed in recent weeks. According to the motorist group AAA, the national average price for a gallon of regular gas rose 34 cents in the past 13 days, which is the second-biggest hike in the history of the industry.
Several media reports have confirmed that President Barack Obama will nominate Commerce Secretary Gary Locke as the next United States ambassador to China.
President Barack Obama has signed an executive order to resume military trials at Guantanamo Bay and to create a system for indefinitely holding its detainees.
Research suggests that individuals with higher levels of vitamin B6 and methionine are at a lower risk for developing lung cancer than those who are deficient in the nutrients.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) has filed a lawsuit against the FBI alleging that the agency violated the Constitutional rights of a California-based Muslim.
President Barack Obama’s refusal to support the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) has led one Republican lawmaker to consider an impeachment of the nation’s commander-in-chief.
Researchers at Tufts University have tested the effects of herbal teas and found that there may be some significant health benefits, including reduced blood pressure and strengthened allergy immunity.
The annual gun-rights protest at the Illinois State Capitol Building will have two primary objectives this year.